24 Jun 2017

Investing in Hemp

Investing in Hemp This is Better Than Drug Money. Written By: Jeff Siegel http://www.energyandcapital.com/editors/jeff-siegel Now that marijuana is legal in the state of Colorado, the plant is finding its way into more than just cigarettes. You can now find it in brownies, muffins, cakes, and — believe it or not

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24 Jun 2017

Legalizing Industrial Hemp In Michigan

Two Bills Legalizing Industrial Hemp Introduced In Michigan House Written By: Rick Thompson LANSING- Two Republican House Representatives have introduced bills to allow research on industrial hemp in Michigan. One problem: they’ll have to redefine marijuana to get the proposed program to pass. HB 5439 and HB 5440, were just

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26 Aug 2016

Medical Marijuana Raids In Michigan

  Patient/Caregiver Fees Are Being Used When a Michigan medical marijuana patient sends their fee to the state Capitol (Lansing) to register – they reasonably assume the money goes to processing and ensuring the card and required documents reach her. If someone were to ask me what happens to the

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15 Jun 2015

Hemp Farmers And Marijuana Growers Battle Over Cross-Pollination Concerns

Oregon hemp farmers, marijuana growers, and cross-­pollination concerns. Written By: Matthew Frederick @mfrederick79 www.facebook.com/mfrederickwriter mfrederick79@gmail.com There is a common theme between the Marijuana growers and the hemp farmers in Oregon – and that commonality is the love for Cannabis. There is also a debate/discussion on who uses which areas to

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08 May 2015

Federal Policy Makers vs Cannabis Industry

WASHINGTON, DC — On Wednesday, the IRS Advisory Council (IRSAC) released a report making a number of observations and recommendations to the Internal Revenue Service and federal policy makers relating to the need for greater latitude and legal protections (under the current federal anti-marijuana laws) for tax professionals who choose

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06 May 2015

Movement To Legalize Industrial Hemp Presses On

NDIANAPOLIS — Leaders of the Indiana Hemp Industries Association have been hard at work in the effort to legalize the growing of hemp as a cash crop. Jamie Campbell Petty, founder of the association, along with Vice President Tayler Glover, attended the Kentucky Hemp Spring Seminar to learn more about

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03 Feb 2015

Investing in Hemp

Investing in Hemp This is Better Than Drug Money. Written By: Jeff Siegel Now that marijuana is legal in the state of Colorado, the plant is finding its way into more than just cigarettes. You can now find it in brownies, muffins, cakes, and — believe it or not —

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07 Jan 2015

Nullify Federal Ban on Hemp Farming

Washington Bill Would Start to Nullify Federal Ban on Hemp Farming OLYMPIA, Wa. A bill prefiled in the Washington State senate this week would authorize the farming, production, and sale of industrial hemp in the state, effectively nullifying the federal prohibition on the same once put into effect. Senate Bill

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05 Jan 2015

Kentucky Hemp Gets New Support

Industrial Hemp Gets New Kentucky Supporter: Mitch McConnell By GABE BULLARD Joining his fellow Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul and state Agriculture Commissioner James Comer, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell now supports industrial hemp. In a statement released Thursday, McConnell said Paul and Comer both Republicans, like McConnell have convinced him that

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03 Jan 2015

Connecticut Leaning Towards Hemp

Connecticut studying whether hemp can be a new cash crop Written By: Gregory B. Hladky In msbury, there’s a farmer who would like to “throw some hemp seed in the ground and see how it grows.”A Bolton entrepreneur thinks hemp pellets could be used in stoves, and a University of

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06 Dec 2014

Could Hemp Cause A Manufacturing Boom

If congress pushes this agricultural plot bill. We could see a brand new manufacturing boom within the hemp industry. A controversial plant could fuel a new agricultural and manufacturing boom in New York, say supporters of a law that would ease restrictions on growing industrial hemp in the state.A bill

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